Finding birthday gifts for kids or coming up with kids birthday gift ideas can be difficult. This is one of the best tips we know; DO NOT buy clothes! A typical mistake people make is buying a child clothes. If you want to see disappointment on a kids face, clothes will do it. If you do want to buy them clothes; take them shopping and let them pick out what they want. Style and fashion is very important in their peer group according to Psychology Today.
Kids want toys, games, electronics and gadgets. With video games being so popular with kids, it is easy to make the wrong gift choice unless they tell you a specific game to buy. Why? Because a boring game will never be used; and they probably have the games they really want already. So what do you do? A great tip here is to see what they do when not playing video games. Do they enjoy Legos? Do they like to take things apart or tinker with their bikes? Do they enjoy puzzles or like to watch you cook? Do they ask you for the time or love to pretend play? Do they like crafts or decorating with glitter? When you see what they enjoy buying a birthday gift becomes an easy task. Here are a few of the birthday gift ideas for kids we feel they will love.
We all know this kid, Tim, the timekeeper. “What time is it?” “Is it lunch time yet?” Or ”tell me when it is 3 o’clock”. The perfect birthday gift for any kid who likes to keep track of time is a watch. A watch that is also a toy is two gifts in one; so, our Lego watches are great birthday gift ideas. Kids love Lego Toys and a Lego watch with action mini figure has to be the best idea to come along in a decade. We carry Buzz Lightyear and Woody Lego watches from Toy Story. We also have Storm Trooper, Darth Maul, R2D2 and Yoda from the Star Wars animated series The Clone Wars. These are not ordinary kids watches. They are build your own watches with additional colored links to customize the watch band in any style you like. The watch face is an illustrated image of a Lego mini figure. The two links around the face feature standard Lego studs for attaching the additional Lego elements that are included. Add the studded bezel and attach additional Lego pieces for your own unique look. As an added plus these are water resistant watches to 150 feet. What could make a better birthday gift for a kid?
Perhaps you know this child, take apart Mark! Mark wonders how things work and how things are put together. Perhaps, one of the most important gifts you could ever give Mark is an Erector set or a Kids Solar Science Project Kit. Opening a child’s mind to solar power and applications, structural engineering, architectural design or mechanics could become their life calling.
The perfect birthday gift for kids, pre-teens and teens has to be our Kids Solar Science Project Kit. Solar kits for kids are fun and educational; and demonstrate how the sun’s energy can power motorized creations. Solar energy kits for kids inspire learning of the skills needed to compete in the workplace of today and the future. With the Kids Solar Science Project Kit, kids will learn about simple electrical wiring, how gears and motors work, together with solar energy applications like the Hubble telescope orbiting the earth. These solar kits for kids make perfect birthday gifts for the aspiring scientist! Also, great for anyone who loves gadgets or tinkering. Now with modern designs, colors and plastics, Erector sets and solar kits are fast becoming great gift ideas for kids again. We feature Erector sets from the Space Chaos collection, Silver Force and Dark Pirates.
Thomas the Train toys have been a love of children since the TV series Thomas and Friends began in 1984. Now your child can make Thomas whistle while he works with the Thomas Train Whistle. Thomas the Tank Engine toys are always great birthday gift ideas for kids; and this whistle is no exception. You will be a hit giving a Thomas and Friends Whistle as a birthday gift or just to say I love you.
We carry wooden toys, games and puzzles from Melissa and Doug. The boys or girls sticker books are perfect for kids who love crafts or love to decorate. These sticker books are huge and feature hundreds of themed stickers that kids will love. Kids have fun while learning with the Shape Sorting Clock. For pretend play, girls love our Princess Dress up Sets. With more kids birthday gift ideas like the Turbospoke Bike Toy, we are sure your gift will be a hit. You can find all of our kids gifts on our Gifts for Boys and our Gifts for Girls pages.
Hubcaps and Gravy has birthday gift ideas for boys, birthday gift ideas for girls, birthday gift ideas for kids from toddlers, preschoolers to preteens. We have baby gift ideas and gift ideas for kids of just about any age! Do you have trouble finding just the right gift; or need help with gift ideas? Browse gift ideas for kids to get great gift ideas; or email us to tell us a little bit about the gift recipient. We will be happy to make some suggestions for affordable gifts. We hope our Birthday gifts for kids and great kids Birthday gift ideas page will help you find a great birthday gift for that special boy or girl in your life.